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  • Fitness life Work

    Call Week Conclusion

    Call is over Or I guess it will be in ~2 hours. I had included in my July goals: Practice stoicism during call week. And you know what? I think it worked. It’s hard…

    July 12, 2022
  • life Reading Work

    5 on a Friday: Books, Planners & Work

    1- I should always trust your book recs! Since American Royals #3 was not yet available via Libby, I started this recommended novel: 2- Planner News: Cultivate Planner? I received this in my email…

    July 8, 2022
  • life Work

    List of Positive Things

    I absolutely respect people’s right to read (and not read) what they want to. After all, I am personally very selective about my inputs, and have only gotten more so in the past year.…

    July 7, 2022
  • Reading Travel Work

    Call #1/6 & Other Sundry Things

    One call last night @ 10 pm. Not a bad night! I am trying to work on neutralizing my reaction to the tone of my paging app. There’s always a first nearly involuntary feeling…

    July 6, 2022
  • Travel Work

    PHL –> FLL & Back to Reality

    Yesterday (after I survived a hilly 5 mile run with 3 tempo miles!), we marched in the little neighborhood parade! It was cute and all of the vibes were casual and positive — not…

    July 5, 2022
  • life Travel Work

    Vacation Day Calculations

    Last night, I started setting up my Erin Condren Daily Duo because it starts July 1st and I wanted to try it out! The Full Focus served me so well through May and June…

    June 30, 2022
  • life Parenting Work

    Life This Week

    Orientation week is going well so far. Selfishly, I am happy that it’s a bit of a break for me — while I do have to lead some of the orientation sessions (including this…

    June 21, 2022
  • Travel Work

    Ominous Feelings

    A Stoicism-demanding sort of day . . . Yesterday was a bit tough. On paper, it shouldn’t have been, but Stressful (and ominous/mysterious) Emails struck again* and I felt disappointed by some things and…

    June 7, 2022
  • Work

    Down with Work Stress

    Yesterday was going swimmingly until I received a work-related email that was deflating, to say the least. I can’t really go into detail (and I know vague-blogging is HIGHLY annoying, and for that I…

    May 3, 2022